Leon Kossoff
A Life in Painting
Leon Kossoff / 
Kings Cross, March Afternoon, 1998 / 
oil on board / 
56 x 78 in. (147 x 198 cm)
26 Jan - 26 Mar 2022

press release

artist profile

This exhibition is organized in collaboration with

Annely Juda Fine Art
London, UK
30 Sep - 11 Dec 2021

Mitchell-Innes & Nash
New York, NY
13 Jan - 5 Mar 2022

Leon Kossoff: A Life in Painting, a major touring retrospective of paintings by British artist Leon Kossoff (1926 – 2019) will open at Annely Juda Fine Art (London) in September 2021 and travel to Mitchell-Innes & Nash (New York) and L.A. Louver (Venice, CA) in early 2022. Comprising 58 works, this touring show will be the first posthumous and largest exhibition of Kossoff’s paintings in a commercial setting to date, and coincides with the publication of Leon Kossoff: Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings to be released in September 2021 by Modern Art Press. The exhibition is curated by Andrea Rose, former Director of Visual Arts at the British Council and editor of the catalogue raisonné.


Culpan, Daniel. “Leon Kossoff.” Artforum. December 2021.

Glover, Michael. “Leon Kossoff’s Art of Darkness and Light.” Hyperallergic. 4 Nov 2021.

“Leon Kossoff: A Life in Painting Major New Touring Retrospective Opens.” Artlyst, 30 Sep 2021.

“Leon Kossoff: A Life in Painting.” Martin Cid Magazine. 2 Sep 2021.


Leon Kossoff: A Life in Painting

Co-published by Annely Juda Fine Art, London, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, and L.A. Louver, Venice, CA, in conjunction with the traveling exhibition Leon Kossoff: A Life in Painting. The exhibition coincides with the release of Leon Kossoff: Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings by Modern Art Press.
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